SINGAPORE – Removal of COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

March 19, 2024

By: Patricia Clarino

The Ministry of Manpower of Singapore announced that foreign nationals applying for a new work pass or renewal of work pass will no longer be mandated to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. This change takes effect from March 1, 2024.

While the vaccination is not mandatory for obtaining a pass in Singapore, the authorities still encourage foreign nationals to get vaccinated to curb the transmission of illness.

As always, don’t hesitate to reach out to your Newland Chase dedicated contact or submit an inquiry here should you have any specific questions regarding this announcement.

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